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Finian's Rainbow

HD   G Closed Captioning

Francis Ford Coppola

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About the Movie

Screen legend Fred Astaire is an Irish rogue whose leprechaun comes to life in the American South. A whimsical, musical fantasy directed by mastermind Francis Ford Coppola ("Bram Stoker's Dracula," "The Godfather") and co-starring pop star/actress Petula Clark ("Goodbye, Mr. Chips"), this story is pure enchantment. Leonard Maltin calls this "elegant and witty... the best movie musical of its era."

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 14
  • Fresh: 8
  • Rotten: 6
  • Average Rating: 5.4/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Rotten: Joyless. – Renata Adler, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Fresh: A light, pastoral fantasy with civil rights angles, underscored by comedy values. – Variety Staff, Variety, Jul 7, 2010

Fresh: A marvelous evening right up to its last shot of Astaire walking away down a country road. – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times, Jul 7, 2010

Rotten: It's Fred Astaire's last musical and a sorry farewell. – Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader, Jun 24, 2010

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Customer Reviews

An awkward gem.

There are some things that just aren't right about this movie, but it rises above the "dated" look and some poor casting to still be a delight to watch. The music is gorgeous, the story line is quirky, and then there is Fred Astaire, Petula Clark and Tommy Sands pulling this movie from a disaster to a higher level. Very enjoyalbe despite its flaws.

Great Movie to Watch for St. Patrick

I watch this movie every year as part of my birthday celebration. Great music and dancing. Very funny! Best classical movie for the Luck of the Irish!

Finian's Rainbow
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  • $17.99
  • Genre: Musicals
  • Released: 1968

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